Mr. Lou Jiwei is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CIC. Immediately prior to this, he served as Deputy Secretary General (ministerial level) of the State Council. Previously he also served as Executive Vice Minister of the Ministry of Finance of China, Vice Governor of Guizhou Province, and Director General of the Macroeconomic Control Department of the State Commission for Restructuring the Economy.
Mr. Lou was born in 1950, and received his Master Degree in economics from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and a Bachelor Degree from Tsinghua University. He is professor and mentor to PhD candidates. He is a member of Chinese Economists 50 Forum.